Leuciscus

noun
a genus of fish including: dace, chub
Syn: ↑genus Leuciscus
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Cyprinidae, ↑family Cyprinidae
Member Meronyms: ↑dace, ↑Leuciscus leuciscus, ↑chub, ↑Leuciscus cephalus

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Leuciscus /lū- or loo-sisˈkəs/
noun
A genus of freshwater cyprinoid fishes, including the roach, dace, chub, minnow, etc
ORIGIN: Gr leukiskos white mullet

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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